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THE DAISY FOUNDATION ™ AND PLANETREE INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION

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The DAISY Foundation                                                                                                        

Tena Barnes Carraher                                                                                          

Available from JONA: DAISY Faculty: Role Modeling Compassion for the Next Generation of Nurses

DAISY Faculty: Role Modeling Compassion for the Next Generation of Nurses
Sweeney, Cynthia Divens
JONA: The Journal of Nursing Administration. 49(3):113-115, March 2019.
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NEW! DAISY Medical Mission Grants

The DAISY Foundation is now offering grants to DAISY Honorees who wish to apply for funding to offset their expenses to volunteer on medical missions. We hope this new initiative will encourage nurses to provide their extraordinary compassionate care to the world’s most under-served and vulnerable people. For more information, click here.

The International Council of Nurses is now a DAISY supportive association!

We are excited to announce that The International Council of Nurses is now a DAISY supportive association! Nurses of the world, here we come!

To learn more, click here.

JONA Articles

Check out these recently released articles from JONA, featuring the recognition of compassionate care DAISY Nurses that are available to download for free until November 30th! Bringing Compassion Back to the Forefront of Care by Sue Hassmiller and Compassion: A Critical Link in Extraordinary Care for Patients and Families by our Executive Director, Cindy Sweeney! https://journals.lww.com/jonajournal/pages/default.aspx

New DAISY Foundation Video: The Many Voices of Compassionate Care

new Video produced by Cherokee,  a DAISY Foundation Industry Partner, movingly tells the story of just a few of the more than one million nurses who have been nominated to receive The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Care since 1999.

DAISY FOUNDATION NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR NURSING RESEARCH AND EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE GRANTS

VIEW WEBINAR ON HOW TO APPLY SUCCESSFULLY HERE.

The DAISY Foundation is encouraging nurses seeking to impact and improve treatment of patients with auto-immune diseases or cancer to apply for a research or evidence-based practice project grant awarded by the Foundation. The deadline to submit a letter of intent for a J. Patrick Barnes Grant is Wednesday, September 5, 2018.

Millennial nurses appreciate meaningful recognition for patient care

Millennials, the generation born between 1982 and 2000, have surpassed baby boomers as the nation's largest living generation, according to 2016 population estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau.

 

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Inspire Extraordinary Care Through Nurse-Focused Recognition

In 1999, my 33-year-old stepson, Patrick Barnes, died of complications of ITP, an auto-immune disease. We spent eight weeks in the hospital with Patrick, experiencing the best of care from a team of nurses whose clinical skill and compassionate care touched us deeply.

 

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“All We Wanted to Do Was Say, ‘Thank You.’”

About J. Patrick Barnes
One morning in late 1999, 33-year-old J. Patrick Barnes awoke to blood blisters in his mouth. The two-time survivor of Hodgkin's Disease was quickly admitted to the hospital and diagnosed with Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), a rare autoimmune disease that affects the blood's ability to clot normally.

 

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From Sigma's Reflections on Nursing Leadership

Seeking extraordinary bedside nurse leaders: One model for chapter growth
Pi Chapter wanted to recruit nurse leaders making a difference at the bedside. Chapter member Cynthia Sweeney, executive director of The DAISY Foundation, had an idea.

 

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IHI/NPSF DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses 2018 Honorees Announced!

Nurses from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Children’s National Health System
to be recognized at the IHI/NPSF Patient Safety Congress, May 23-25, 2018

2018 Cherokee Nursing Conference Scholarship Recipients Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 Strategic Partners, Inc. and The DAISY Foundation Announce Recipients of the 2018 Cherokee Medical Uniforms Nursing Conference Scholarship

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